BlackWater suivront Xe, Academi. Xe and Blackwater are former names of Academi, a private military contractor co-founded by former Navy Seal Erik Prince.
Blackwater's abandoned logo Blackwater offered "tactical training," firing range and target systems, and security consulting under the company's subdivisions: Blackwater Training Center, Blackwater Target Systems, Blackwater Security Consulting and Blackwater Canine. According to its website, Blackwater provides "a spectrum of support to military, government agencies, law enforcement and civilian entities in training, targets and range operations as a solution provider. " Robert Richer. ErikPrince cofondateur BlackWater& Pdg>2009. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre.
Erik D. 2010 ErikPrince in Exile. Credit: Preston Keres / The Washington Post / Getty Images In a humid, 88-degree summer swelter, Erik Prince pulls up on his Cannondale mountain bike drenched in sweat but unwinded.
2014 I’ve made some great mistakes along the way. The inside story of BlackWater. Erik Prince has authored a new book defending Blackwater, the private security firm he created in 1997.Courtesy image GRAND RAPIDS, MI – After being vilified as the mercenary founder of Blackwater, Holland native Erik Prince is telling his side of the story in a new book titled, “Civilian Warriors: The Inside Story of Blackwater and the Unsung Heroes of the War on Terror.”
“For years my company’s work was misconstrued and misrepresented,” the 44-year-old former Navy SEAL wrote in the introduction to the book. J. Cofer Black. Ambassador J.
Cofer Black was the Coordinator in the Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State from December 2002 to November 2004. "Black was sworn in on December 3, 2002, as the State Department Coordinator for Counterterrorism with the rank of Ambassador at Large. Overview "On behalf of the Secretary of State, Ambassador Black represents the Department on the Counterterrorism Security Group. "Ambassador Black has had a distinguished 28-year career in the Directorate of Operations at the Central Intelligence Agency.
"During his CIA career, Ambassador Black served six foreign tours in field management positions. "In addition to numerous exceptional performance awards and meritorious citations, Ambassador Black received the Distinguished Intelligence Medal, the George H.W. 2007 changement de look. 17/12/2010 Xe.services acquired USTC.holding. 04/05/2011 John Ashcroft rejointUSTC. Blackwater XeServices Academi Idem. Voir erratum du 7 août 2013 : « Academi (ex-Blackwater) n’a pas été revendu (correctif) ».
Academi (ex-Blackwater), la plus puissante armée privée du monde, indique avoir été cédé, sans indiquer ni le nom de l’acquéreur, ni le montant de la vente. Selon SouthWeb.org, c’est la multinationale de biotechnologies Monsanto qui est l’heureux acquéreur . Créé en 1901, Monsanto a débuté en fabriquant la saccharine utilisée par Coca-Cola. Attorney General John Ashcroft. NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--USTC Holdings, LLC, the investor consortium that acquired Xe Services, LLC, including its main holding U.S.
Training Center, Inc. (“USTC”) in December 2010, today announced that former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft will serve as an Independent Director of the company. USTC is a leading provider of training and security services focused on worldwide operations in support of the United States Government and other customers. “This is a company with a strong history of service to its country, and a reputation of best-in-class offerings to its public and private customers. Manhattan Partners & USTC.holding. Dean Bosacki - Managing Partner Mr.
Bosacki is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Manhattan Partners and shares overall responsibility for all management and investing activities of the firm. He is an investment professional and an entrepreneur. His investment experience includes eight years of LBO experience. He was previously a Managing Director of Friend Skoler & Co., a $231 million buyout fund focused on consumer products and business services companies. Mr.
2006 Blackwater en action àBaghdad. Branding Inside the Military-Industrial Complex. Advertising from the 1950’s through the end of the century (and still somewhat to this day) has followed a fairly standard formula: Brands bought ads to sell more stuff, so they could buy more ads to sell more stuff, so they could buy more ads and… so on.
Clients bought eyeballs (two eyeballs equals one “impression”) to drive sales, and when sales went up they simply bought more impressions. Funny thing is, if sales went down the agency solution was usually to buy more impressions too. To this day this is how the Super Bowl still sells commercials, based on the promise of delivering over one hundred million impressions (111 million in 2012). This symbiotic relationship between brands and advertising built mega brands like Procter & Gamble and mega agencies like Young & Rubicam, and has been oft referred to as the “advertising-industrial complex”.
2009Gal Beg accuse Blackwater d'assassinat. Dans un entretien diffusé le 20 septembre 2009 par la télévision pakistanaise, le général (c.r.)
Mirza Aslam Beg a accusé les États-Unis d’avoir commandité les assassinats du Premier ministre pakistanais Benzair Bhutto et de l’ancien Premier ministre libanais Rafic Hariri. Il a précisé que ces opérations avaient été exécutées par la société privée Blackwater (désormais dénommée Xe). Le général Beg était chef d’état-major interarmes de 1988 à 1991. Il servait alors sous les ordres du président Ghulam Ishaq Khan et du Premier ministre Bénazir Bhutto, dont c’était le premier mandat (notre photo). Le général Beg, qui (avec Mumtaz Bhutto, Elahi Bux Soomro et le général Gul) a beaucoup fait dès 2002 pour populariser au Pakistan les analyses de Thierry Meyssan sur le 11-Septembre, reste extrêmement actif dans la vie politique via le think tank qu’il préside, la Foundation for Research on International Environment National Development and Security.